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William Blake
The Question Answer'd

Emily Brontë

Adelaide Crapsey
The Sun-Dial

Emily Dickinson
I'm Nobody! Who are you? (260)
The Outlet (162)
Wild Nights Wild Nights! (249)

John Donne
Holy Sonnet [Batter my heart...]

H. D. (Hilda Doolittle)

Paul Laurence Dunbar
A Negro Love Song

T. S. Eliot
Morning at the Window

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Eliza Lee Follen
The Good Moolly Cow

Robert Frost
The Lockless Door
The Pasture

Marsden Hartley

George Herbert
Love (III)

Gerard Manley Hopkins
As Kingfishers Catch Fire, Dragonflies Draw Flame
Spring and Fall

A. E. Housman
He would not stay for me, and who can wonder?

John Keats
This Living Hand

Rudyard Kipling
You mustn't swim till your six weeks old

Alfred Kreymborg
The Tree

D. H. Lawrence
The North Country

Emma Lazarus
Long Island Sound

Vachel Lindsay
Here's To the Mice!

Mina Loy
from Songs for Joannes

Claude McKay
The Tropics of New York

Edna St. Vincent Millay
Afternoon on a Hill

Marianne Moore
The Fish

Wilfred Owen
Anthem for Doomed Youth

Edgar Allan Poe
El Dorado

Ezra Pound
The Return

Laura Elizabeth Richards

Edwin Arlington Robinson
Dear Friends
Richard Cory

Christina Rossetti
from Monna Innominata
[Many in aftertimes will say of you]

Carl Sandburg
Back Yard

William Shakespeare
From you have I been absent in the spring... (Sonnet 98)
Shall I compare thee to a summer's day? (Sonnet 18)
My mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun (Sonnet 130)

Shel Silverstein
If the World Was Crazy
Where the Sidewalk Ends

Gertrude Stein
from Tender Buttons [Objects]

Wallace Stevens
The Emperor of Ice Cream

Sara Teasdale
I Am Not Yours

Lord Alfred Tennyson
The Eagle

Henry David Thoreau

Jean Toomer
Storm Ending

Henry Vaughan

Walt Whitman
A noiseless patient spider
As I Walk These Broad Majestic Days
O Me! O Life!
from The Indications

William Carlos Williams
Peace on Earth

W. B. Yeats

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